Dickcissel - Spiza americana

Length 5.5-6.3 in (14.0-16.0 cm)
Wingspan 9.8 in (24.9 cm)
Weight 0.8-1 oz (22.7-28.3 g)
Clutch Size 3-6
Chicks at birth Altricial
IUCN Conservation Status Least Concern
Continents:NA, SA

Dickcissel is a small songbird that breeds in the central portion of North America and winters in Mexico through to northern South America. Their diet consists of seeds and insects.

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